New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is resigning. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will take his place in two weeks' time. Watch his announcement:
BREAKING: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he resigning after being accused of sexually harassing multiple women.— ABC News (@ABC) August 10, 2021
“Given the circumstances, the best way I can help now is if I step aside and let government get back to governing.” https://t.co/VaFh0F44dc pic.twitter.com/1ckjWFDQL9
Hochul will become New York's first-ever woman governor. More here.